Horrible Histories: Groovy Greeks by Terry Deary
History with the nasty bits left in! 'The Groovy Greeks' is full of fab facts about the hip 'n' happenin' Greeks, who hung out over 2000 years ago. Find out about horrible heroes, savage Spartan soldiers, phoolish philosophers and suffering slaves. Want to know why some groovy Greek girls ran about naked pretending to be bears, who had the world's first flushing toilet, and why dedicated doctors tasted their patients' ear wax? Read on for some amazing information on awful ancient food, groovy Greek Olympic games and the gruesome god who ate his own children. History has never been so horrible!